Barend, a skilled photographer and watercolour painter with a passion for capturing the beauty of life in all its forms. With a keen eye for detail and an innate ability to bring out the best in his subjects, Barend has earned a reputation as a masterful artist who can turn any moment into a stunning visual masterpiece. Whether he is behind the lens or holding a brush, Barend is driven by a deep appreciation for the present moment and a desire to create something beautiful that will last a lifetime. Welcome to Barend’s world of art and photography, where every moment is worth capturing.


Barend provides a personalized experience and ensures that every client is satisfied with the final product.


Barend’s work is of the highest quality, utilizing only the best materials and techniques.


Barend’s services are fully customizable to meet the specific needs and preferences of each client.


Detail in Barend’s work is carefully considered & expertly crafted. Passion for art, Barend’s work is sure to impress.


Barend’s work is executed with the highest level of professionalism, from start to finish.


Barend’s photography and watercolor paintings are characterized by a unique and distinctive style.

Latest Series: In The Moment

Barend’s latest collections offer a stunning blend of photography and watercolor painting. These pieces showcase his unique perspective and artistic talent, making them a must-see for art enthusiasts. With a keen eye for detail and a passion for art, Barend’s work is sure to impress.



Barend offers a range of photography images of the highest quality. His goal is to capture authentic moments and create beautiful, lasting memories.

Watercolour Art

Barend offers exquisite watercolour paintings that capture the essence of the natural world. His paintings are a stunning addition to any home or office decor.

“Watercolor is like life. Better get it right the first time – you don’t get a second chance!”

Sergey Temerev

About Barend

Barend is a multi-talented artist who combines his passion for photography and water painting to create stunning visual masterpieces. Born in Polokwane and raised in the Free State, South Africa, Barend has always had a deep appreciation for the natural beauty of the world around him. His travels to different corners of the globe have inspired him to capture the essence of life in his work, whether through his camera lens or paintbrush. His unique style of water painting adds a touch of ethereal beauty to his photographic work, creating a captivating interplay between the two mediums.

Barend’s artistic journey began in his early teens when he discovered his love for photography, but his passion for water painting developed later in life. He spent years honing his craft, experimenting with different techniques and styles to create his signature aesthetic. Today, his work is a stunning blend of photographic realism and watercolor fantasy, capturing the essence of the moment and the beauty of the world around us. Barend’s art is not just a reflection of his own unique vision, but an invitation for others to see the world through his eyes and experience the magic that can be found in the simplest of moments.